Craig's list is full of scams, sadly... this is why working with an agent is a better idea. You get better information, your secure when looking at a property, and the leads are real. Hope you find a place that you love!
PS. If one agency don't have what you're looking for then call around to see what other office have in their pocket listings that people-landlords- don't want advertised to find more options. Make sure when doing so you only sign contracts with the agent for that day, and or those properties, this way no one gets upset and go back to that agent that showed the home to you, and rent it from them this way its done fairly.... more